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Optoma DS330

Optoma DS330
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A phenomenally quiet and classic SVGA 13000:1 contrast ratio multimedia projector, with very low running costs and very good features
26dB 800 X 600 (SVGA) 13000:1 Yes Feb 2013
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Optoma DS330 Review

With excellent reviews and very low running costs, we have ranked the Optoma DS330 number 831 across all projectors.
97
Reviews
4 Reviews
83
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Running Costs
$45 Over 5 Years
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
This projector is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer projectors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest projectors 2018.
This Optoma projector has running costs of $45 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving projectors.
The DS330 has some great features:
Quieter than average noise level
Supports 3D
Has a built-in speaker
Has a handheld remote control

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Optoma DS330 In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The DS330 is typical compared to the other 2,027 multimedia projectors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the DS330 is $45.

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Features

Only 800 X 600 (SVGA) Resolution

The Optoma DS330 has an 800 x 600 (SVGA) projector native resolution which is higher than the 1280 x 800 resolution found on most data projectors. Data projectors resolutions range from 640 x 360 (nHD) (worst) to 4096 x 2400 (4K) (best).

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Quieter Than Average Noise Level

The Optoma DS330's noise level of only 26dB is quieter than 96% of all data projectors when sorted by this feature. The average noise level of all multimedia projectors is 34dB, with the quietest being 20dB and the loudest being 93dB.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the Optoma DS330 of 13,000 is pretty standard compared to most other multimedia projectors. It is higher than 36% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Dimmer Than Average Projector Brightness

The projector brightness of the Optoma DS330 of only 2,800 ANSI lumens is dimmer than average when compared to most other data projectors. It is in the dimmest 25% of all data projectors when ranked by this feature. Projectors have projector brightnesses of between 100 ANSI lumens and 85,000 ANSI lumens, and the average projector brightness is 3,700 ANSI lumens.

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Average Service Life of Lamp

The Optoma DS330's service life of lamp of 4,500h is fairly standard compared to most other projectors. It is longer than 46% of all multimedia projectors when sorted by this feature.

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Supports 3D

The Optoma DS330 supports 3D. 59% of data projectors do not support 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker

The Optoma DS330 has a built-in speaker. 76% of data projectors also have a built-in speaker.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Optoma DS330 has a handheld remote control. 80% of data projectors also have a handheld remote control.

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Smaller Than Average Bulb Power

The bulb power of the Optoma DS330 of only 190W is smaller than 94% of all projectors when ordered by this feature. The average bulb power of all data projectors is 250W, with the smallest being 15W and the biggest being 840W.

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RoHS Compliance

RoHS compliance

The Optoma DS330 is RoHS compliance. 82% of data projectors are not RoHS compliance.

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Does Not Support Full HD

Like most other data projectors, the Optoma DS330 does not support full HD. 63% of projectors do not support full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

optoma technology e1p1f0b11001, optoma e1p1f0b11001

Barcodes:

05060059047345

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